Welcome to the home page of Appraisal Advantage Group.

We are a leading provider of real estate valuations for the mortgage lending marketplace. With years of experience in the business, we have a proven track record of reducing lenders' time, efforts and costs in managing the appraisal process.

We are a leading provider of appraisals for:

  • Primary and Secondary Mortgages
  • Mortgage Refinancing
  • Employee Relocation
  • Private Mortgage Insurance Removal
  • Estate Planning
  • Divorce Settlement


    Our investment in training and technology has helped our customers greatly reduce their workload. By offering on-line appraisal ordering, coupled with automatic report status updates and electronic delivery of the final product, we are able to eliminate the run around and phone tag hassles associated with this process. And since this process saves us money as well, we can keep our rates competitive with anybody in the industry.

  • Short Turn-Around Times
  • Highest-Quality Appraisal Reports
  • On-line Status Reports
  • Electronic Ordering and Delivery
  • Competitive Pricing


    Through this web site, you can perform a number of tasks. Ordering an appraisal is just a click of a button away. Or, spend some time and find out a bit more about the appraisal business.

  • The more you know, the better decision you can make. And check back frequently, as our content is always being updated.

     

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    PHH Changes; Bank Branch Trends; Upcoming Events; Hispanic Ownership Trends
    8/29/2016 8:54 AM
    Posted To: Pipeline PressIt is hard to argue with nationwide demographic trends , especially when it comes to Hispanic borrowers & first time home buyers in some parts of the nation. Did you know that the three most common last names in California and Texas are: Garcia, Hernandez, and Lo...Read More
     
    MBS Week Ahead: Bonds Fight To Remain in Range After Jackson Hole
    8/29/2016 8:33 AM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryFriday was a volatile day for markets as investors were anxiously awaiting comments from Fed Chair Yellen that might speak to the likelihood of a Fed rate hike (or 2?) by the end of 2016. Yellen, herself, didn't provide much by way of concrete guidance on that topic. While she ...Read More
     
    MBS RECAP: Yellen Passes Without a Trace. What Now?!
    8/26/2016 2:01 PM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryAll eyes were on Yellen's 10am speech from Jackson Hole, then all eyes were closed as traders fell asleep from boredom. Yellen said nothing we didn't already know, although one headline (about the case for a rate hike being stronger) sent rates initially higher. Once market...Read More
     
    Mortgage Rates Slightly Higher After Fed Speakers
    8/26/2016 9:54 AM
    Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage Rates were unchanged to slightly lower this morning following the much-anticipated Jackson Hole speech from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Markets were looking for clues about upcoming rate hikes, but true to form, Yellen played things close to the vest. Underlying bond markets i...Read More
     
    PMI Insurers Winning FHA Smackdown
    8/26/2016 8:08 AM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireAmong the charts and tests summarizing most of the housing finance news that emerged during July, the latest issue of the Urban Institute"s (UI"s) Housing Finance Chartbook contained a few unique visualizations. First, loans featuring coverage by private market insurers (PMI) surpassed the market s...Read More
     
    HARP Extended; Continued Conventional Conforming Changes
    8/26/2016 8:05 AM
    Posted To: Pipeline Press“Rob, have you seen any place where I can see individual lender stats for VA loans?” Sure. Here it is . Knock yourself out. For you CFPB watchers, it has ordered First National Bank of Omaha to provide $108 per head, or $27.75 million, in relief to roughl...Read More
     
    MBS Day Ahead: Today Does Absolutely Nothing For Bigger Picture
    8/26/2016 3:31 AM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryAll too many lookers on--myself included--have made far too much of today's Jackson Hole speech from Fed Chair Yellen (11am ET, we're led to believe). I'm here to make amends for that. It's not that Yellen's speech can't or won't matter. Indeed some of t...Read More
     
    MBS RECAP: Markets Offer No Sign of Pre-Yellen Tilt
    8/25/2016 3:14 PM
    Posted To: MBS CommentaryAs we discussed this morning, sometimes markets will take a "lead-off" ahead of a big potential market mover if there's an underlying predisposition that traders have been 'hiding' (for lack of a better term). This has resulted in some surprisingly big moves a...Read More
     
    Flat Mortgage Rates Meet Big Potential Volatility
    8/25/2016 2:22 PM
    Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage Rates were unchanged , yet again, keeping alive an uncanny streak of lifelessness. That COULD change tomorrow after Fed Chair Yellen"s speech at the Jackson Hole symposium, but please note the emphasized word. This is always the case when it comes to big potential market m...Read More
     
    New HARP Kills Cut-Off Date, But You Have to Wait
    8/25/2016 12:57 PM
    Posted To: MND NewsWireWhile implementation is a ways down the road, both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the GSEs) will offer new streamlined refinance options aimed at borrowers with high loan-to-value (LTV) ratios. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), conservator of the GSEs, announced on Thursday that the new produ...Read More